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Kev Howell , Is an independent UK singer-songwriter who has shared a bill with artists including, Red Rum Club, Bang Bang Romeo and The Glorious Sons. Kev has also played solo slots alongside Ben Ottewell, Bill Ryder-Jones and John Power, most recently even impressed 'guitar virtuoso' Aziz Ibrahim.
In July 2017 , the shadowy narcotically hazy 'Kamikaze' was introduced, with its driving beat and eerie soundscape, it was described as “Bewitching and sublime” by U.S reviewer ‘Indiepulse’ and has also been placed on the official website of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club , a band that has played a major part in Kevs life.
The song paved the way for his debut album Haunting Ambition to be released on all digital platforms late in 2017. To quote Louder than War 'The album offers up 9 Tracks telling stories, filled with poetic lyrics and infectious melodies laced around a unique blend of rock, throwing a nod of the head to the psychedelic undercurrents of the sixties rather than the modern, post-psychedelic tapestry of today.'
Fan favourite 'Snipers Blues' was released as an e.p in April 2017, with a live acoustic version of album opener 'Distance'.
Although an independent artist, After touring the album through festivals in 2018 and playing intimate acoustic shows, Kev's Music continues to find its way to people around the world. He is currently recording new music for release throughout 2019.